1. Well we’ve reached the conclusion of caterpillar week.  I’ll end with one of the most bizarre bugs I’ve ever seen in person.  This is a saddleback caterpillar (Acharia stimulea).  Those spikes aren’t just for show; they contain a potent venom that can cause rashes and nausea.

     
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    yo look at this caterpillar
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  33. maowieh said: looks like some sort of candy, hah
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